Attorney Beer believes in taking a proactive approach to legal counseling before legal problems arise to minimize the risk of expensive litigation. When litigation is necessary, Attorney Beer aggressively advocates his client's position offering a unique combination of legal services with a business background in accounting as a Registered Certified Public Accountant. This unique legal and business background provides Attorney Beer's clients with an advantage when negotiating and calculating damages for settlement or trial.
University: Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Indiana, B.S., Accounting, With Honors, 1987
Law School: John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, J.D., Cum Laude
Law Review: John Marshall Law Review, 1988 - 1990
Admitted: 1990, Illinois; 1990, U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois; 1992, U.S. Tax Court; 1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit
Memberships: Elgin, Kane County and Illinois State Bar Associations
Business Certification: Registered Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 1987
Born: Chicago, Illinois, September 22, 1965
Experience: Partner at the law firm of Brady Jensen, LLP in Elgin, IL from 2001 to 2014, Associate Attorney with Brady & Jensen from 1992 to 2000, and a Tax Attorney for the international accounting firm of Deloitte & Touch LLP from 1990 to 1991 in Chicago and Schaumburg, IL.